Prepared by the High Level Panel of Experts (HLPE) on food security and nutrition of the UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS), this report is intended to feed policy debates during the 39th session of the CFS (October 2012).
Views on recent news: Complementary policies to improve food crisis management in the Sahel. Over the last months, the Sahel countries have been facing a new food crisis. This raises the question of the instruments for managing these recurring crises.
Views on recent news: Voluntary Guidelines for responsible governance of land tenure regimes: Major progress but important challenges remain. The Voluntary Guidelines on the responsible governance of tenure of land, fisheries and forests were endorsed last May by the 38t
Views on recent news: Building resilience for food and nutrition security in Sub-Saharan Africa. In recent years, recurrent and chronic food crises in particular in the Sahel and Horn of Africa have put resilience high on the political agenda.
Views on recent news: Main outcomes of the 39th session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS). Founded in 1974, the CFS is an inter-governmental body that acts as a forum within the United Nations system to examine and track policies relating to world food security.